Winner Medical Launches Its First Online PurCotton(R) Store in China on Taobao.com
SHENZHEN, China, July 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Winner Medical Group Inc. (Nasdaq: WWIN) ("Winner," or "the Company"), a leading manufacturer of medical dressings, medical disposables and non-woven PurCotton(R) materials for the medical and consumer products industries, announced today that it opened its first online PurCotton(R) store featuring its entire array of products on Taobao.com at http://purcotton.mall.taobao.com/ .
Taobao ( http://www.taobao.com ), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alibaba Group, is the largest consumer e-commerce website in Asia with approximately 170 million registered users, and represents 80% of the e-commerce market share in China as of the end of 2009. Since its launch in May 2003, Taobao has become China's leading C2C and B2C marketplace through its Bazaar and Mall segments, surpassing competitors on all key metrics, including website traffic, active users, product listings, and transaction volume. By opening an online store on the "Mall" of Taobao.com, which is a B2C section for high-end and well-known brands, Winner will leverage the website's well-established customer base to market and distribute its PurCotton(R) products througho